DoD’s Cybersecurity Assessment Regime: Key Compliance Considerations for Contractors

Wed. April 21, 2021 @ 12:00 ET

Featured Speaker: Alexander Canizares, Senior Counsel at Perkins Coie


The Department of Defense’s (DoD) Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) and emerging cybersecurity assessment regulations impose numerous obligations on defense contractors. As companies prepare for third-party assessments, conduct self-assessments of their compliance with NIST 800-171 security controls, and other requirements to safeguard unclassified government information in their systems, key implementation issues remain unresolved. In this presentation, Perkins Coie’s Alexander Canizares will provide an overview of the latest developments related to CMMC and DoD’s interim rule and anticipated final rule as well as key considerations for companies to manage and reduce risks presented by CMMC, including those related to subcontractor requirements, identifying Controlled Unclassified Information, considerations for cloud-based systems, bid protests and disputes, and False Claims Act liability.



  • 12:00pm – 12:30pm: Featured Presentation
  • 12:30pm – 1:00pm: Your Q&A and Interaction

About AI in Government:

AI in Government is where those working in and with the government get together to network, discuss, and interact on topics relating to AI, machine learning, and cognitive technologies. Join us at this monthly event for high-quality content with compelling & informative speakers and opportunities to network and connect with fellow like-minded individuals.

​To learn more about AI in Government and see a list of upcoming events check out our website: This event is free for all. If you’re interested in helping financially support this event please email us at

Featured Presenters

Event Sponors

Login Or Register


Register to View Event


Get The DoD’s Cybersecurity Assessment Regime: Key Compliance Considerations for Contractors


AI Best Practices

Get the Step By Step Checklist for AI Projects


Login to register for events. Don’t have an account? Just register for an event and an account will be created for you!